Battle of the nations : march descriptive / by E.T. Paull

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Title
Battle of the nations : descriptive march
For piano.
"Companion piece to the celebrated Napoleon's last charge descriptive march."
"The following introduction is a representation of heavy cannonading, Reveille, French Fife and Drum Corps; U.S. Band, Scotch Highlanders with Bag Pipes; Bugle Calls, etc."--Caption, p. 2.
Illustrated t.p. depicts a battle scene with soldiers, horses, a cannon, and exploding artillery. A biplane and an airship hover in the sky.
Publisher's advertisement on verso of p. 5 has caption above list: E.T. Paull's compositions and march arrangements. Each piece magnificently lithographed in five colors.
Contents
Heavy cannonading -- Reveille, troops assembling -- Cannon -- French fife and drum corps -- The Marsellaise -- U.S. band -- Dixie -- Scotch highlanders with bagpipes -- Bugle call to arms -- Bugle call to arms in the distance -- Band strikes up -- Fresh troops approaching -- Bugles -- Germans and Allies forming line of battle -- Bugle call for reinforcements --Reinforcements rushing to the front -- Cavalry bugle call -- Cavalry charging, horses galloping -- Troops falling back -- Horses galloping -- Whole army falling back -- Terrific clashing of arms
1915
C1915
1911-1920
1910-1920
Call number
M1 .B4
Author
Paull, E. T. 1858-1924 cmp
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI
Topic
Marches (Piano)
Piano music
Popular instrumental music
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns & battles
Campaigns & battles
Biplanes
Airships
Cavalry
Horse artillery
American
Place
United States
Physical description
5 p. of music ; 32 cm
Smithsonian Libraries
Type
Songs and music
Art
Battle pieces (Music)
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Sheet music covers
Sheet music